Count on J.M. Thompson as Your Commercial General Contractors in Durham, North Carolina

At J.M. Thompson (JMT), we’ve witnessed the evolution of the construction industry since 1921. Across our century of history, we’ve adapted to our sector’s rapid changes to provide our clients with relevant, efficient, value-added general contracting services. Headquartered in North Carolina, we serve cities across the Research Triangle region, including Durham.

Your General Contractor in the Durham, NC, Area

JMT has decades of experience in general contracting for organizations in and around Durham. We attribute our history of success to our comprehensive expertise and reliable network of partners in the construction industry.

We provide project supervision throughout the construction process for optimal cost, staffing, and schedule management. The range of general contracting solutions we provide includes:

  • Cost control
  • Project completion and delivery
  • Quality assurance and control
  • Change order management
  • Schedule control
  • On-site staffing
  • Subcontractor supervision
  • Equipment Needs
  • Self-performing workforce

Premium Pre-Construction Solutions

Proactive pre-construction services allow for a more efficient project throughout every phase of construction. By thoroughly addressing vital factors like guaranteed maximum price (GMP) and long-lead items, we maximize productivity and predictability. Our pre-construction solutions also focus on value engineering, a process that will coordinate your project’s goals, scope, and budget according to your needs. JMT pre-construction services feature steps such as:

  • Project timeline scheduling
  • Cost estimating
  • MWBE/HUB coordination and participation
  • Site logistics
  • Constructability reviews

All-in-One Construction Management Services in Durham, NC

Under our construction management project delivery model, we coordinate all aspects of construction for a client with an existing or evolving design. We integrate pre-construction planning into a project as early as possible to maximize our control over its results, cost, and schedule. The JMT construction management process also focuses on clear communication among our team, the client, and everyone else involved in design builds, planning, and construction. Our selection of construction management services features:

  • Risk management
  • Quality control
  • Project planning assistance
  • Progress reporting
  • Subcontractor management
  • Schedule

Extensive Design-Build Planning for Durham Projects

Our team also handles design-build project delivery for clients who need us to manage the construction process from the very beginning. We partner with trusted architects and engineers who specialize in many elements of commercial design-build. JMT design-build coordination happens under a single contract to streamline construction while allowing for ongoing client feedback. As your contractor, we will organize the design-build phases to meet your schedule and budget goals. Under our design-build model, you’ll receive solutions such as:

  • Site preparation
  • Construction design-build management
  • Efficient design-build phase scheduling for tight deadlines
  • Cost control and budgeting

Commercial Renovations and Additions

In addition to new construction projects, we handle commercial renovations and additions. We manage renovations and additions according to the client’s needs to optimize their operational uptime. Our renovation solutions include additions and interior fit-outs to expand or change a space’s capabilities. As we do with our new construction projects, we promote ongoing communication throughout the renovation process to make sure all established goals are achieved.

Choose JMT as Your Durham Construction Company

For more information about our contracting services for Durham organizations, contact our experts today.